Smith County Sheriff’s Race Headed for Runoff; Leo Berman Ousted
Former ATF agent Larry Smith and former Texas Game Warden Chris Green will square off in a runoff July 31 following Tuesday’s results in the race for Smith County Sheriff.
Early Voting for Texas Primaries Ends Today
Voters have until 7 p.m. Friday to cast their early vote for the May 29 Texas primaries. The primaries will determine the candidates for the general election to be held Nov. 6.
Two Tyler Teens Arrested for Stealing Security Guard’s Truck
Sheriff Investigator Lt. Tony Dana says deputies received the a call around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday from the security guard at Emerald Bay in Bullard notifying officers that two teens jumped inside the security guard’s truck and sped off.
Tip Leads to Arrest of Woman Charged With Running Over People
Brittany Michelle Barrett, 22, has been arrested a day after police issued three arrest warrants for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
East Texas Store Robbed by Rake-Wielding, Towel-Wearing Man
A Lufkin-area man wearing a towel around his face and using a rake as a weapon is jailed after he was arrested for robbing a convenience store.
"Handsome Guy Bandit" Pleads Guilty to Bank Heists
A Tyler man arrested in Mississippi has admitted to robbing 11 banks across North Texas.
Tyler Police Identify, Searching for Woman Who Ran Over Three People
Three arrest warrants for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon have been issued for Brittany Michelle Barrett, 22, of Tyler.
East Texas Police Officer Dies in Traffic Accident
A one vehicle accident Sunday has claimed the life of an off-duty Arp police officer.
Kimberly Cargill Could Be Fourth Woman Executed in Texas Since Civil War
The punishment phase of a Tyler capital murder trial starts today for a woman convicted of killing her son’s babysitter.
East Texas Student Dies from Football Injury
Funeral services are pending for a Hawkins High School student who died Thursday after sustaining a head injury earlier this week while playing flag football at the school.
Body of East Texas Man Found in Wood County
A Wood County Man who became upset and told his wife he was going to take his life has been found dead in a wooded area near Alba.
Texas Will Soon Offer Permits for Gun Silencers
Beginning Sept. 1, the state will begin offering permits for game hunters to use silencers on their guns.